Sexual Harassment in Schools

With the Supreme Court ruling, other schools have been put on notice to take a student's claim of sexual harassment seriously. Schools have also been advised that they must create an environment that discourages such behavior. Doing so means educating the harassers, too.

As Mrs. Davis told the press: "They make you send your kids to school, right? So don't you think they should protect them while they're there?"

Absolutely.

By: Charlene C. Giannetti and Margaret Sagarese, authors of:

The Roller-Coaster Years : Raising Your Child Through the Maddening Yet Magical Middle School Years

Cliques : 8 Steps to Help Your Child Survive the Social Jungle

Parenting 911: How to Safeguard and Rescue Your 10 to 15 Year-Old from Substance Abuse, Sexual Encounters....and Other Risky Situations

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